2017 Nissan Rogue Sport Looks Far Better Than Predecessor

Nissan has announced that the 2017 Rogue Sport will be launched for sale on May 11 in US dealerships. The model will kick off at $22,380 for the entry-level S front-wheel drive model and this includes the $960 destination charge. Meanwhile, the higher trim SV model will start off at $23,980 whereas the top grade Read more about 2017 Nissan Rogue Sport Looks Far Better Than Predecessor[…]

New Hybrid Rivals – 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs Nissan Rogue

Despite the 2017 Nissan Rogue being less popular than the Toyota RAV4, it’s still raking in sales numbers and it isn’t too far behind. Nissan is now striving to surpass the RAV4 on the sales charts. Nissan admitted that the RAV4’s sales numbers were indeed larger than the Rogue but this was mostly due to Read more about New Hybrid Rivals – 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs Nissan Rogue[…]

2017 Nissan Rouge: Can We Afford One?

The Nissan Rouge comes boasting with a new flat-bottom steering wheel with heating, memory function for the power driver’s seat and mirrors, remote start, center console, better safety features and the choice to upgrade it to Platinum Reserve interior package. All these amazing features are not exactly cheap, as expected. The Rouge Nation comes at Read more about 2017 Nissan Rouge: Can We Afford One?[…]

2017 Honda HR-V: Does Hybrid Matter?

In the subcompact crossover segment, there aren’t any models with hybrid variants. The two best-selling nameplates, Subaru Crosstrek and Jeep Renegade, are surely not going to offer that option anytime soon, and neither is the Mazda CX-3. Could that be the reason why Honda has held back on hybridization for the HR-V, despite calls from Read more about 2017 Honda HR-V: Does Hybrid Matter?[…]

2017 Nissan Rogue Set To Overtake Best-Seller, Nissan Altima

Among a crowd of graying compact SUVs, the Nissan Rogue stands out as the freshest and liveliest model, which explains its incredible sales growth from relative obscurity to a genuine contender against the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4. While it’s going to take some time before the CR-V overtakes the Honda Accord and Civic, or Read more about 2017 Nissan Rogue Set To Overtake Best-Seller, Nissan Altima[…]

2016 Honda CR-V Finally Overtakes Accord, RAV4

Last year, the Honda CR-V was the second top-selling vehicle for Honda, just behind the Honda Accord mid-size sedan. It was the SUV sales leader in the US though. For the first seven months of this year, it lost its number one position to the Toyota RAV4 and fell further behind the Accord. But August Read more about 2016 Honda CR-V Finally Overtakes Accord, RAV4[…]

2017 Honda CR-V Could Be Killed By Another Hybrid

The good news for the 2016 Honda CR-V is that it is finally closing in on its closest rival, the Toyota RAV4, which has been leading in sales against last year’s best-selling US SUV for most of this year. After their respective July 2016 sales numbers were revealed, there’s not a lot separating the two Read more about 2017 Honda CR-V Could Be Killed By Another Hybrid[…]

2017 Nissan Juke: Similar To Rogue – With Hybrid

The Nissan Juke, despite its design foibles, does appeal to certain individuals who like something with a more unconventional flair. But it admittedly has a little bit too much of that, so its next-gen model is going to dial down on the crazy. UK’s Auto Express reports that the new Juke arriving next year would Read more about 2017 Nissan Juke: Similar To Rogue – With Hybrid[…]

2016 Hyundai Tucson Succeeds Where CR-V, RAV4 Fall

One of the biggest concerns regarding crossovers is their safety, which is why folks go for their bulk instead of sedans or other passenger cars. In this regard, the current leaders in the market lose out to the 2016 Hyundai Tucson. Besides being garlanded the Top Safety Pick+ from the IIHS, the Tucson has been Read more about 2016 Hyundai Tucson Succeeds Where CR-V, RAV4 Fall[…]

Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Juke Could Take After Leaf EV

Nissan believes that its success with electrification shouldn’t be confined to dedicated battery-powered vehicles in the future, as it states its intent in bringing zero-emissions to its current crossover lineup as well. So far, Nissan is known in the EV market solely for its work on the Nissan Leaf, which has over the past half Read more about Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Juke Could Take After Leaf EV[…]

2016 Nissan Rogue vs Toyota RAV4: Why So Popular?

As far as crossovers go, there aren’t too many that have been stealing the spotlight as much as the 2016 Nissan Rogue and Toyota RAV4. While the former has only recently burned up the sales chart with incredible growth, not to mention straining Nissan’s ability to supply more units, the latter has stolen the show Read more about 2016 Nissan Rogue vs Toyota RAV4: Why So Popular?[…]

2017 Nissan Rogue: New Rivals In Audi Q3, Volvo XC40?

The Nissan Qashqai, known as the Rogue in the US and the X-Trail in Asia Pacific, has been selling so well that Nissan believes it could take on the premium compact crossover segment, mainly because the top-trim Qashqai Tekna has been selling too well with European buyers. Plans are reportedly underway to come up with Read more about 2017 Nissan Rogue: New Rivals In Audi Q3, Volvo XC40?[…]

2016 Nissan Rogue: The New Face Of Guilt?

The 2016 Nissan Rogue, otherwise known as the Qashqai in other markets, is the next to be under scrutiny after Mitsubishi for manipulating emissions tests on its vehicles. Fortunately for Nissan, it is being targeted by the South Korean authorities rather than the US ones, which means that the scale of its scandal and magnitude Read more about 2016 Nissan Rogue: The New Face Of Guilt?[…]

2016 Honda CR-V Gives Nissan Rogue High Hopes!

Throughout the first quarter of 2016, the Honda CR-V didn’t have any relief in experiencing a big sales tumble. Since being the best-selling SUV last year, the CR-V has fallen behind the Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 in sales numbers. In Q1 2015, the CR-V sold 73,127 units and in Q1 2016 it sold 71,188 Read more about 2016 Honda CR-V Gives Nissan Rogue High Hopes![…]

Fresh Worries For 2016 Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue Buyers

Besides being the world’s largest automaker, Toyota has also earned the title of bigger SUV seller in the US after its 2016 Toyota RAV4 overtook the Honda CR-V as the volume leader in the SUV market stateside this year. That sales dominance is about to take a huge blow as several of Toyota’s production plants Read more about Fresh Worries For 2016 Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue Buyers[…]

2017 Subaru Forester: Redesign Still Needed – And A Hybrid!

Last year a new 2016 Subaru Forester made it out at the Tokyo Auto Show and was sold in Japan for a number of months, before finally moving to other markets recently. The response to its facelift was neither underwhelming nor positive – people hated it. Its front face was overwrought, particularly its overdone grille, Read more about 2017 Subaru Forester: Redesign Still Needed – And A Hybrid![…]

2016 Nissan Rogue: Struggling To Keep Up!

Just like its international sibling Nissan Qashqai, the 2016 Nissan Rogue is proving so insatiable in the US that Nissan has move to get an extra 100,000 examples sent from Japan annually. This comes as Nissan posted its best month ever in the US with sales totaling to 163,559 units in March, Automotive News reports. Read more about 2016 Nissan Rogue: Struggling To Keep Up![…]

2017 Nissan Qashqai, Rogue Supply Pushed To Their Limits!

For the US market, the Nissan Rogue has been experiencing a surge in sales within a booming crossover segment after posting a 44 percent sales growth in 2015 over 2014. As things stand it is the 14th top-selling vehicle in the market so far this year. Similarly, its sibling Nissan Qashqai has been thriving in Read more about 2017 Nissan Qashqai, Rogue Supply Pushed To Their Limits![…]

2017 Nissan Rogue: Hybrid, Qashqai US Entry?

The SUV market is red hot in the US right now. Actually it’s been hot for quite some time already, but there doesn’t seem to be any indication that growth will stall. One of the biggest growth nameplates is the Nissan Rogue which is so far reaping a 11.5 percent sales increase this year. Across Read more about 2017 Nissan Rogue: Hybrid, Qashqai US Entry?[…]

2017 Nissan Rogue: Good Enough For Autonomous Driving

Talking about popular SUVs usually involves names like the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, or the Jeep Wrangler. Not many people notice that the Nissan Rogue has been relentlessly growing and growing that more supply is needed in the US to meet demand. Automotive News discovered that there will be an import of 100,000 units of Read more about 2017 Nissan Rogue: Good Enough For Autonomous Driving[…]